Finger bowl in half filigree of avventurina glass

Rare and elegant six lobed bowl in blown glass with concave, truncated cone foot.
The bowl is composed by a refined and complex work of half filigree alternated canes (rectilinear and oblique) of avventurina glass and gold colored glass. This kind of glass bowls enriched glass tableware and were used as fruit salad of finger bowls.
Unpublished.

Murano (Venice),  around 1895.

Bibliography:
– “Glass: A Pocket Dictionary of Terms Commonly Used to Describe Glass and Glass Marking”, by David Whitehouse – The Corning Museum of Glass, 1993;
– “Galanterie di vetro – Il Risorgimento vetrario di Murano nella collezione Boos-Smith” by Rosa Barovier Mentasti, Marsilio editore, 2010;
– “I colori di Murano nell’800 – The Colours of Murano in the XIX Century”, by Aldo Bova, Rossella Junck, Puccio Migliaccio, Arsenale Editrice, Venezia 1999

Size: 
Width: 14,5 cm
Diameter of the foot: 6,5 cm
Height: 6 cm

Price: €350

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